Indian Institute of Technology (IIT KANPUR) Kanpur

Kanpur (Uttar Pradesh)   Estd : 1959 Approved by : AICTE Type : Public


Indian Institute of Technology is situated in Kanpur in Uttar Pradesh state of India. Established in 1959, it is accredited from AICTE and it is affiliated to Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur. IIT KANPUR, Kanpur offers 50 courses across 5 streams namely Engineering, Sciences, Management, Vocational, Commerce & Banking and across 12 degrees like B.Tech, BSc, B.Tech+M.Tech, BS+MS, B.Tech+MBA. IIT KANPUR campus is spread over 1055 Acres. Hostel facility is not available for its students. Additional campus facilities such as Math Lab, Acad. Zone, A/C, AV Lab, Audi, ATM, Boys Hostel, Canteen, Comp. Lab, CSC are also there. Indian Institute of Technology accepts JEE Advanced for admission into Engineering courses and Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) for admission into Engineering courses


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  • Merit cum Means Scholarship

    Students receive full tuition waiver, and pocket allowance of Rs. 1000 pm for the duration of the program. This is merit cum means based scholarship; hence, the recipients must maintain a minimum CPI of 6.5. However, if CPI falls below 6.5 (but remains above 6.0) then pocket allowance is withdrawn. A student must only submit their parental income certificate to apply for this scholarship. This scholarship can be availed by those who are other than category (SC/ST) students with annual parental income less than 4.5 lakhs.

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  • The Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur is well known for its academic excellence and is often considered as the 'first stop' for a large number of industries and other organizations for recruiting undergraduate and post-graduate students. We truly appreciate the faith bestowed on us from several organizations and we look forward to continuing our relationship with ...

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Awards and Rankings

  • All-India rank 5 in engineering my Ministry of Human Resource Development

Career Awards

  • Fulkerson Prize

  • Goedel Prize

  • Humboldt Research Award

  • TWAS Prize

  • Padma Shri

  • Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar

  • Infosys Prize

  • National J C Bose Fellowship

  • Other Awards

Young Faculty Award

  • Scopus Young Scientists

  • Swaranajayanti

  • Indian National Science Academy (INSA)-Medal for Young Scientist

  • Indian Academy of Science (IASc)-Young Associate

  • Indian National Academy of Engineering (INAE)-Young Engineer Award

  • National Academy of Sciences (NASI)-Young Scientist Award

Contact Details of Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur

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    +91-512-2597288 , +91-512-2597200
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  • Address:
    Kalyanpur, Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh 208016, India